Everything You Need to Know About the NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Saturday, March 17th at 11:00 AM
The king of all parades, the NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade takes place Saturday, March 17th at 11:00am – 5:00pm. This parade is one of NYC’s greatest traditions, and is the largest parade in the world. The parade begins at 44th St. and marches up 5th Avenue—past St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 50th Street. It finishes at the American Irish Historical Society at East 80th Street.

If you live on Long Island, leave the driving to them.
The Irish American Society is offering bus rides to the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Cost is $25.00. Visit www.irishamericansoc.com for more information.

If you’re driving, see this list of street closures.


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Former Art Director for Home Magazine, Heather Leahy Zachariah, left her career in publishing after baby number number one. She now works from home as a freelance graphic designer and a chauffeur to her 3 busy kids. "Working on TipsFromTown has been a wonderful outlet for me. It renewed my love of publishing where I can design colorful, enticing pages online and allows me to share the things I love about being a mom." Heather grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, a place that still is near and dear to her. " After living in Brooklyn for 18 years and studying Graphic Design at Pratt Institute, she now lives in the Jersey burbs. "I love living so close to NYC, but in my heart, I'm an Ohio girl."


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